(Persia Digest) - Wendy Sherman, a senior American representative during nuclear talks with Iran, has said: “US national security advisor John Bolton is seeking to involve the US in wars with Venezuela and Iran.”

Sherman, Undersecretary of State under President Barak Obama in her twitter page published a copy of Bolton's statements on deployment of the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the Middle East and wrote: "John Bolton is really after involving us in a war with Iran and Venezuela. I have never seen a war that he (Bolton) did not want to wage...Where is Donald Trump?"

Persia Digest (PD) reports John Bolton has announced that in response to a number of troubling and escalatory indications and warnings, the United States is deploying the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the Middle East.

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Earlier, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif had maintained that President Trump did not want war on Iran but there were some individuals pressuring for war. Zarif named Team B (Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, John Bolton, WH National Security Advisor, Bin Salman, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia and Bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi) as the individuals exerting pressure on the US to enter into war with Iran. Zarif also said the risk of the US being dragged into waging an unwanted war on Iran could not be ruled out.

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